Many pathways ~ No limits
CRICOS No. 00608A
This program hinges on the view that the arts are an integral aspect of whole school curriculum, providing students with unique opportunities to create, reflect, challenge, ritualize, critique and celebrate across a range of media and contexts.
The Business Department offers a range of OP, VET and SAS subjects for Years 11 and 12, along with a variety of subjects in Years 7-10. We provide a range of University, TAFE and work pathways for the future.
Benowa SHS is regarded as one of the most vibrant Performing Arts schools on the Gold Coast. The dance department has a strong presence in the local community and a reputation for outstanding productions.
Drama is explored through the dimensions of forming, presenting and responding. These three dimensions are interrelated and complementary. The synthesis of these three dimensions enables students to create and communicate dramatic meaning.
Early Childhood is designed to offer students the opportunity to develop knowledge, attitudes and skills related to child development, parenting and childcare.
English is the 'power house' of curriculum. In English we interrogate language, literature and literacy to understand how attitudes, values and beliefs are reinforced and challenged.
At Benowa State High School we have a number of extension programs available to our students in English, French and Music.
HPE is one of the essential learning's and all students in years 8 and 9 participate in this subject. The aim is to involve the students in vigorous and fun activity, providing a sound knowledge base to help with healthy lifestyle decisions.
We are seeking to 'value add' for the school’s highest achievers across years 10 to 12 with the support of universities we are working towards scholarship entry to the student’s university and course of choice within and beyond Australia.
Hospitality at Benowa State High School encourages students towards personal independence, living effectively in a wider society, and promoting preferred futures for self and other in contexts related to food, nutrition and hospitality
ITD is designed to offer students a high level of practical work, interests, motivates and encourages students to undertake further personal development, training and education in a range of areas related to the trade and engineering industry.
At Benowa State High School offers Japanese, French, Spanish or Italian language studies.
Benowa is the home of Marine Science in Queensland and is at the forefront in marine education in this state.
Our programs incorporate technology through the use of scientific calculators, graphics calculators, and computer software in the form of spread sheeting, word processing, function analysis, statistical analysis and the internet.
Music is a subject which enables students to develop personally in many ways.
Our science program seeks to develop an understanding of key concepts within each scientific discipline; biology, chemistry and physics.
Study of society and environment (SOSE) incorporates elements of history, geography and citizenship. This subject provides students insights and understanding of the increasingly complex world in which we live.
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